The Highest Union Camp In The Civil War Sat Atop White Top Knob, A Spur Of West Virginia’s Cheat Mountain

From ancient burial mounds to the colonial era and beyond, West Virginia is full of history. But one historical moment that was especially defining for us as a state was the Civil War.

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Did you know about this historic site? If you head out to explore it someday, check out the nearby Allegheny Mountain Battlefield as well.

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